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Santander folk caught by surprise

December 7, 2012


TYPHOON Pablo caught some families by surprise in Santander town,the southernmost tip of Cebu. They knew a big storm was coming, said 40-year-old Enesa Litargo, but they weren’t told to evacuate their homes in the coast of barangay Talisay. Litargo with her husband Danilo and children ended up in the house of a neighbor , […]


January 2, 2012


by Reporter Marian Z. Codilla A dead dolphin was found on the shores of Canlumacad, Santander town in southern Cebu yesterday. The full grown dolphin was bruised and wounded when a fisherman found it at 6 a.m. yesterday. PO2 Anthony Aba of Santander police precinct said the dolphin measured 62 inches long and 35 inches […]

2 died, 6 others admitted after a “butete” meal

August 10, 2010


A fisherman’s family was poisoned after eating puffer fish locally known as “butete” in Santander town, southern Cebu. The fisherman,  Rolando Tano, who brought home the fish, and another relative died before reaching Oslob District hospital. The fish was cooked in coconut milk for their dinner on Monday; Salvador Basi, one of the survivors, said he […]